Partner; Co-Chairs Securities Enforcement and Litigation Practice Group. Defends clients in governmental and regulatory investigations, conducts internal corporate investigations, and counsels on compliance, disclosure, corporate governance, and crisis management. More than 30 years of private sector experience covering the full spectrum of issues, often involving high profile and high stakes matters. Clients include public companies, financial services and investment firms, accounting and law firms, boards and committees, officers and directors, professionals, and others. Previously served in the SEC’s Division of Enforcement in the Washington Headquarters, where he was responsible for conducting investigations and involved in representing the government in litigation.